• Classic hipster outfits for men

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    Posted on February 8th, 2017

    Are you a hipster? From top to bottom the hipster man is oozing confidence and they can carry it well! With a denim-faded shirt buttoned to the top, velvet brown trousers trimmed with a nice brown belt as the only accessory. A tweed tight fitted jacket and ankle boots or loafers will finish the look. […]

  • Duffle Weekend

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    Posted on January 27th, 2017

      The weathermen are forecasting another weekend of freezing temperatures and icy roads. The shortest day has passed, yet memories of the warm summer sun still seems almost a distant dream. The ground is cold. The fire is warm and in my lovely woollen jumper, I’m not sure that I’m quite ready to dig myself […]

  • National Treasures

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    Posted on January 23rd, 2017

      National Treasures   Beyond the closed doors and behind the heavy curtains, lies another world that has been hidden away. Now, more than ever before our wonderful national treasures and beautiful historic houses are opening their doors and welcoming visitors to see and experience a slice of England’s history. With more than 300 historic […]

  • 3 British brands to take your mind off Brexit

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    Posted on June 17th, 2016

      Oh but it’s all kicking off over here with the Brexit debate. And to misquote the lyrics from The Clash’s famous song, the main question is, “Should we stay or should we go?” Well, we’re not getting into politics here on our duffle coat blog. (Too much of a hot potato.) But with all […]

  • Princess Charlotte gives the thumbs up (well, a wave) to Leicester

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    Posted on June 17th, 2016

    It has been quite the year for Leicester (where our duffle coat office is based). Not only did Leicester City win the Premier League, but we’re also still cashing in on finding the body of Richard III in one of our car parks. And the Poet Laureate – Michael Mopurgo – has even written a […]

  • Horse in Britain wears three piece Harris Tweed suit. (Do not adjust your TV set)

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    Posted on March 15th, 2016

      A day at the races is an excuse to don your finery. Think Ladies Day at Cheltenham, when the girls’ heels are sky high and the hats even higher. But why should the horses miss out on all this dressing up? It’s a valid question. That was given a definitive answer this week by […]